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Jay Fernandez

Chicago, IL, USA

Work Experience

Eric Gushee

Artists Assistant

I assistant Eric Gushee, and artists who creative large and elaborate sculpture pieces for Holly Hunt. As his only help I have to opportunity to be part of not only the creation of the work but also his creative process and decision making. My duties included weaving rebar ties into a large shape, painting delicate wires, unwinding wire, wearing these untied wires together to create a "mat", keeping the studio and work space clean and organized.
August 2012 Chicago, Illinois, United States

Las Manos Gallery

assistant

doing anything from greeting customers, to making sales, hanging art, updating web site, editing photos and much more
August 2011 Chicago, Illinois, United States

Education

School Of The Art Institute Of Chicago (SAIC)

BFA

studied, large scale drawing and figure drawing, painting, color photography, light metal, fashion design, phycology, and etymology
August 2008 - December 2011 Chicago, Illinois, United States

Skills

Drawing, Creative Ideas, Illustration, Multitasking, Oil Painting, Painting, Pen And Ink, Photoshop, Strong Communication Skills,